parallax layer

TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER

REQUIREMENTS

To be considered for this offering, you must have excellent references and meet the following requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of product management experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or technical field
  • Software development experience or equivalent is highly preferred
  • Working knowledge of SQL and cloud services
  • Proven ability to dive deeply into specific functional areas and learn a domain specific language
  • Proven ability to understand the business and engineering sides and get into the technical details
  • Ability to assume a strong sense of responsibility for your defined area of ownership
  • Superior communication skills
  • Ability to handle changing tasks and priorities and adapt quickly
  • Ability to take direction and deliver and perform accordingly
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

PREFERENCES:

  • Technical credentials and certifications in programming or project management
  • Experience with JIRA or other project management software
  • Business experience

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

  • Work with internal project stakeholders to translate business needs into requirements, drive consensus, including developing success metrics.
  • Work with business subject matter experts and use a broad range of sources to understand all use cases.
  • Work with designers, developers (both locally and remotely) and subject matter experts to get project requirements well scoped, designed and built.
  • Establish product delivery timelines in close collaboration with the development team.
  • Interface with third-party vendors and manage the relationships with them.
  • Plan sprints in an agile software development environment.
  • Groom the request backlog and prioritize feedback.
  • Perform user acceptance testing when needed and communicate and engage with end users for user acceptance testing.
  • Act as the first line of support and issue resolution.
  • Write and communicate release notes across all required channels and to all appropriate parties.
  • Collaborate to deliver training and communication to business users.

ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATIONS

  • A pre-employment criminal background check, drug screen, & reference check will be required
  • Travel is a requirement but not frequent.

BENEFITS AND COMPENSATION

  • Health insurance, Dental Insurance, Stock Option Plan, 401K, Section 125 Plan, holiday and vacation
  • Flexible work schedule and ability to work remotely part of the week (must reside in Vancouver/Portland area)
  • Compensation varies based on experience and performance.

CALL TO ACTION

  • If you qualify, please send a resume and cover letter that explains how you fulfill the requirements and preferences of the position
  • Your resume will not be considered without a well prepared cover letter.
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